Un-Ordinary or Extra-Ordinary?

The choice between being un-ordinary and being extraordinary is not a straightforward one. Both come with their own set of advantages and disadvantages, and what is deemed as positive depends on individual preferences, circumstances, and goals. Being Un-ordinary: Being un-ordinary means being different from the majority of people in terms of behavior, thinking, and lifestyle. [...]

Stepping out of our comfort zones (and embracing the unknown).

The day I met Toby and Dingdong at a Chinese porcelain sink factory started with a bumpy ride in what I believe was an old Datsun-like car from the 1980s. I could feel every bump and pothole on the mostly dirt road that led us out to the factory. The car was far from luxurious, [...]